Origines at Cirque Alexis Gruss

Published by Laura B. · Published on 13 June 2018 at 09h00
Company Alexis Gruss will present “Origines” its 44th creation in Paris at the Chapiteau Alexis Gruss from October 20, 2018 to March 10, 2019. A show in tribute to the equestrian tradition in circuses.

With “Origines”, Cirque Alexis Gruss celebrates an anniversary, the “250th anniversary of the rink”. Meet in Paris 16th arrondissement, under the Chapiteau Alexis Gruss from October 20, 2018 to March 10, 2019.

Origines” includes 5 acts and 20 scenes. With this new show, patriarch Alexis Gruss, renown for his horse dressage acts, wishes to pay tribute to equestrian circus founder, Philip Astley.

As for all the Alexis Gruss Company creations, “Origines” won’t include only equestrian acts, but also contemporary ones. Acrobatics, lifts and horse acrobatics, as well as balancing acts, juggleries and funny acts are on the menu of this 2h20-long show. Scenes staged by Alexis Gruss’ oldest son, Stephan Gruss.

on and around the rink, are gathered 40 horses, 15 artists, a 10-musician orchestra and a singer/storyteller.

These past years, we remember “Pegase & Icare” and “Quintessence”, superb unique creations by Alexis Gruss company in partnership with the Compagnie des Farfadais, air acrobats. In 2018, Alexis GRuss comes back on his own to amaze children and adults.

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
From 20 October 2018 to 10 March 2019



    Carrefour des Cascades
    75116 Paris 16

    Catégorie C: €22
    Catégorie B: €32
    Catégorie A: €44
    Carré Argent: €55
    Carré Or: €65
    Prestige: €81

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    En décembre : vendredi à 20h et samedi à 20h30.
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